New Cases of Confirmed Positive COVID-19

New Cases of Confirmed Positive COVID-19

As of September 29, 2020, the Schuyler County Health Department has been notified of 4 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Schuyler County residents.

1 individual is between the ages of 15-20

1 individual is between the ages of 50-55

1 individual is between the ages of 70-75

1 individual is between the ages of 90-95

All individuals with a positive COVID-19 Test are being asked to self-isolate to decrease the risk of exposing others.

Schuyler County Case Counts

4 Active Cases in Isolation

22 Cases Released from Isolation

26 Total Cases

The Schuyler County Health Department staff is currently conducting a contact tracing investigation to identify close contacts of the positive individuals. Anyone identified, during the investigation as a close contact or at risk of exposure to these individuals, will be contacted directly by the Schuyler County Health Department and given further guidance.

If you have been notified by your healthcare provider that you tested positive for COVID-19:

• Immediately Self-Isolate

• Prepare a List of Your Close Contacts

• Contact Your Local Health Department

If you have been notified that a friend or family member has tested positive for COVID-19, and you have been in close contact with this individual:

• Immediately Self-Quarantine

• Contact Your Local Health Department

Everyone should self-monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 such as cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea. Please contact your primary care provider, if you experience any of the above symptoms.

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